• Sitka National Historical Park Visitor Center Mountains


    National Historical Park Alaska



Publications Online
Shifts in park management have corresponded with changing views of historic preservation, park management philosophy, and available knowledge. These publications offer perspective into a century of park management and also a deeper understanding of the park's resources.

View list of available digital publications


Project Jukebox
The Sitka Project Jukebox is comprised of fourteen oral history interviews, photographs, and a walking tour of the Russian Bishop's House. Project Jukebox is the digital branch of the Oral History Program at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

Listen to Tlingit artists, locals, and scholars tell their stories.

Did You Know?

Historic photo of a park trail

Sitka National Historical Park has the distinction of being the oldest federally designated park in Alaska. It was designated as a park by President Benjamin Harrison on June 21, 1890. More...